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Speaking at a luncheon briefing this week presented by ASTRA, The Alliance for Science & Technology Research in America and the Science- Engineering-Technology Working Group (SETWG) for the House R&D Caucus Richard Bendis, president and chief executive of Philadelphia-based Innovation America, urged action on a number of fronts to help small business innovate, including regional cluster initiatives. A copy of Bendis' prserntation can be found here.

“Missing in Action”: The Role Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs Should be Playing in Reviving the U.S. Innovation Economy.

According to a recent report in  Bloomberg BusinessWeek which cited a private survey, confidence among U.S. small businesses fell in June to the lowest level in three months as projections for profits, sales and economic conditions weakened.

To read the full, original article click on this link: Small businesses "missing in action" in economic recovery |

Author: the Next Silicon Valley